Girls Friendly Society Townsend House

Address: 126 Queen's Gate, London, England, SW7 5LQ, United Kingdom | Hostel
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This hostel, located in the Knightsbridge/Earl's Court/Kensington area of London, is near Docklands Light Railway, Battersea Power Station, Floris, and Battersea.
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Travel Blogs from London


A travel blog entry by cpb18 on Nov 23, 2014

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... This continued for the evening, breaking only during the interval where we were lead to a different bar from where we had started. We were treated to stories such as Thousandfurs, The Three Little Men in the Woods, Faithful Johannes, The Goose Girl at the Spring and Hansel & Gretel. All masterfully woven in ways that excite and involve the audience.

As the stories finish the other areas open up. There was an hour left to get a drink from one of ...

Done and Dusted!! The final leg-Lincoln to London

A travel blog entry by bronjack on Oct 25, 2014

3 comments, 24 photos

... had set her up in a tent at the campground. Interestingly she felt more isolated at the campground in a tent, than sleeping in the city near all the other homeless-her main community. Her story really hit home for me-with my own personal experience of mental health issues, I really appreciated how without the support of a loving family, one could easily fall through the cracks of the system. Then one just spirals into survival mode. Along with homelessness is the ...

Start of our explorations

A travel blog entry by graemea on Jul 29, 2014

3 comments, 17 photos

... Liverpool and do a few weeks of driving around central England, stopping at places of significance to our respective families, in the towns and regions where they originated. We are only doing a cursory foray into our genealogical roots, which we hope to expand on at a future time.

Apart from the Melbourne Terminal delay, all is going well, so we hope to look, listen and learn heaps in the forthcoming weeks.

Best wishes,

Graeme & ...


A travel blog entry by saraann on Jun 09, 2014

1 comment, 3 photos

... the circle afterwards. At least it wasn't raining.

I then wandered around Green Park until I found the girls, who had abandoned the whole changing of the guard thing by 11:40. We then went to Leicester Square to look into musical tickets - I bought one for Wicked that night (just 16!) while Michelle and Beth are going tomorrow. We then went to Ed's Diner for lunch (meh) and wandered around Piccadilly Circus and Regents Street. I tagged along while the girls stocked ...

London - Day 4 and 5

A travel blog entry by andyandmichele on Apr 18, 2014

5 comments, 4 photos

... decyphering of Egyptian hieroglyphics. The Rosetta Stone was carved in 196 B.C. and was found in 1799. It is exquisite and has a glean to it that is just beautiful. A Hoa from Easter Island, The Elgan Marbles sculptures from the gables of the Parthenon Athens. We had been waiting to see these after a previous visit to Athens so great to see the the majority of them well looked after in the museum. Even though they belong back in Athens. A ...

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